Seminars and lectures at IAS

The Institute for Analytical Sociology, IAS, arranges research seminars every week on the topics of analytical sociology and computational social science.

The topics discussed often focus on the core areas of IAS – analytical sociology, organizational dynamics, segregation dynamics, and cultural dynamics. For the first time, we also hold the International Roundtable on Computational Social Science with presentations of leading international CSS scholars.

Our events are open to everyone and we very much look forward to seeing you at one of our events!

Venue: Zoom. Please contact Madelene Töpfer, madelene.topfer@liu.se, for Zoom link.

Time: 14.30-16.00 on Thursdays.

Download the complete programme here (pdf)
There are som seminars marked with a *, they will be on Zoom and in room KO301.

Upcoming Seminars

2 February 2023

Cristina Chueca Del Cerro: The power of social networks and social media's filter bubble in shaping national identities: an agent-based model

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, CampusNorrköping

9 February 2023

Örjan Bodin: Understanding and theorizing human-nature interactions using a social-ecological network perspective

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, CampusNorrköping

16 February 2023

Anna Rogers: Data governance and training data transparency for large language models

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

23 February 2023

Analytical Sociology Seminar: Tom Snijders

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

2 March 2023

Ian Lundberg: The nonlinear and heterogeneous effects of parental income on children's educational attainment

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

9 March 2023

Kimmo Eriksson: Findings and pitfalls in cross-cultural research on predictors of student achievement

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

16 March 2023

Marijn Keijzer: The strength of weak bots

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

23 March 2023

Analytical Sociology Seminar: Kinga Makovi

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

30 March 2023

Elizabeth Roberto: Constructing segregation: Examining social and spatial division in road networks

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

6 April 2023

Analytical Sociology Seminar: Sebastian Kohl

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

13 April 2023

Lisa Singh: Using organic data to anticipate mass migration during times of crisis

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

20 April 2023

Carolina Mattsson: Functional structure in production networks

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

4 May 2023

Scott E. Page: Institutional ensembles and civic capacity building

1.00 pm – 2.30 pm TBA

11 May 2023

Analytical Sociology Seminar: Sean Reardon

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm KO301, Kopparhammaren 2, Campus Norrköping

1 June 2023

Stanka Fitneva: Asking questions: How children and adults navigate the social world

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

15 June 2023

International Roundtable on Computational Social Science: How should an employee be?: The Literature of Business Self-Help and the Construction of Financialized Subjects

2.30 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

Previous Seminars

Visit IAS and Campus Norrköping

Interested in presenting a paper? Contact us